Theo Janssen

Theo Janßen (1949, Oldenburg) was trained as a carpenter and then studied visual communication from 1971 to 1977 at the Visual Arts College in Hamburg, majoring in photography. From 1978 to 1981 he cooperated on a documentary project in the Ruhr Valley. Since 1981 he has been working as film-maker and musician in Hamburg. He teaches at colleges for film and music and is also sax-player in several bands.


Films: Matte Wetter (1980), Schöne Aussicht (1985, short), Oskar Sala (1987, short), Dort (1988, short), Black Rider (1990), Concentrate on This Little Thing (1990-1992, short), Adler passen auf Menschen auf (1989-1992, short).